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Sloane Cottage, Long Melford

Description: Sloane Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 February 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 278186

OS Grid Reference: TL8650946468
OS Grid Coordinates: 586509, 246468
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0851, 0.7207

Location: B1064, Long Melford, Suffolk CO10 9DU

Locality: Long Melford
Local Authority: Babergh District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 9DU

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Listing Text

5377 Long Melford
Sloane Cottage and
Nos 3 to 5 (consec)
TL 8646 20/435

A C17 timber-framed and plastered house very much altered and added to
in the C19. Sloane Cottage, on the south, comprises the south cross wing
of the original house and a C19 wing extending to the south. Nos 3 to
5 (consec) comprise the main block and north cross wing of the original
house but refaced in C19 brick and with the cross wing heightened or rebuilt.
2 storeys with an attic storey in the north cross wing. Sloane Cottage
has early-mid C19 external features. 3 window range, double-hung sashes,
with glazing bars to the upper storey windows. There are 2 shallow bowed
oriel bays on the 1st storey and the ground storey windows are 3-light
with single vertical glazing bars. There is a central doorway with a
semi-circular fanlight, plain columns and a cornice. Nos 3 to 5 (consec)
has later C19 features. 3 window range, double-hung sashes with single
vertical glazing bars. Roofs tiled, with a large central square chimney
stack to the main block and ornamental cut and shaped bargeboards to the
south cross wing.

Listing NGR: TL8650946468

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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